For Consumers

For Consumers

This section of our site is presented as public information by Georgia Funeral Directors Association. We hope this information helps you gain a basic understanding of the funeral and grief process.  We also hope to provide some basic information that can help families deal with the closure of significant relationships in their lives - emotionally, psychologically and spiritually.

Funeral pre-planning allows consumers to protect their loved ones while simultaneously creating a funeral that meets their distinctive needs. This section covers the benefits and processes of funeral pre-planning.

As you plan a funeral for your loved one, you may find yourself confused by all the funeral service options. These are the most important things you need to know about making funeral arrangements.

For many families, finding the right funeral home can be a difficult process. Let the Georgia Funeral Directors Association help you search for the best funeral homes in your area.


We have provided a list of companies who our funeral clients are affiliated with.

No one is really ready to deal with the death of someone close to them. This section of our website features supportive funeral planning resources to help you select meaningful funeral services and products.

Georgia law outlines who can implement final disposition. It ranks, in the exact order of kinship or relationship to the deceased, who has the right to make decisions regarding the final disposition of a deceased person.

For families looking to make immediate arrangements for a loved one, and those who are interested in funeral pre-planning, this section offers clear answers to many nagging questions.

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